Respiratory Disease Indicators - Rensselaer County

2009-2011

Indicator Data Links 3 Year Total County Rate NYS Rate Sig.Dif. NYS Rate exc NYC Sig.Dif. County Ranking
Group
Chronic lower respiratory disease mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 302 63.7 34.8 Yes 45.6 Yes 3rd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 302 55.6 31.0 Yes 37.6 Yes 4th
Chronic lower respiratory disease hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,070 43.6 39.0 Yes 35.4 Yes 3rd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,070 39.7 37.0 Yes 31.5 Yes 4th
Asthma hospitalization rate per 10,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 638 13.4 19.9 Yes 12.3 Yes 3rd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 638 13.7 19.9 Yes 12.1 Yes 4th
Aged 0-4 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 109 41.4 56.8 Yes 35.0 No 4th
Aged 5-14 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 56 10.1 20.8 Yes 11.3 No 3rd
Aged 0-17 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 170 16.9 28.3 Yes 15.9 No 3rd
Aged 5-64 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 386 10.1 15.1 Yes 9.4 No 3rd
Aged 15-24 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 29 4.1 7.4 Yes 4.1 No 3rd
Aged 25-44 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 118 9.8 10.1 No 7.9 Yes 4th
Aged 45-64 years (Table) (Trend) (Map) 183 13.5 21.6 Yes 12.6 No 3rd
Aged 65 years or older (Table) (Trend) (Map) 143 22.2 32.0 Yes 19.0 No 3rd
Asthma mortality rate per 100,000
Crude (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4 0.8* 1.3 No 0.8 No 3rd
Age-adjusted (Table) (Trend) (Map) 4 0.7* 1.2 Yes 0.7 No 2nd
Age-adjusted % of adults with current asthma (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 13.1 9.7 No 10.1 No 4th

N/A: Data not available

*: Fewer than 10 events in the numerator, therefore the rate is unstable

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